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“vene street”(10 reviews)
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Vene 12, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking around Tallin we accidentally found this tunnel which headed into lane, Katariina Käik. Cobbled stone road leading down a narrow lane which runs behind which was once st Catherine’s church. The first thing you notice are ancient 14/15th century tombstones on the wall. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aussietraveller59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This passage is easy to miss if you don't know it is there. It has some nice artisan stops although they are a little expensive. Worth a look though.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LilyDavid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

quite pretty but left me a bit cold to be honest. didnt feel it was so much to get excited about, but heh ho, can't all be winners

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Turtle5954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very short Street In the Centre of Tallinn, tipical medieval, oryginal part with small shops where you can buy many hand made products. Beautiful place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tomasz K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the many beautiful pieces of architectural sights in Tallinn, near old convent and church. Perfect place for a photo

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 311ATINA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Unlike most of the old town, this passage is all about rough stone and beautifully dark medieval vibes, There's also a nice stained glass workshop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darina I
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Short street but there are located some craft shops, glass gallery with shop, caffes. Really interesting atmosphere due to the visual feeling.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LizzzieL
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

An interesting passage to walk through and see the tombstones on the wall. Quite atmospheric walking through on a cold November evening!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LondonE3Traveller
Reviewed 5 November 2018

The walkway gets it's name from being part behind (what remains) of St. Catherine’s Church. Along the walls, you'll see the large, ancient tombstones that used to line the inside of the sanctuary, which is equally parts fascinating and eerie. You'll see many little shops...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joyce_7t
Reviewed 30 October 2018

A stroll down this passage way gives the person the feeling of going back in time. The stones on the wall are ancient tombstones that were discovered on the floor of a building, This was one way of preserve the history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dleng
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